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Shivendra Gaur’s Rocket Post Live has already gained 8,000 paying subscribers for rolling news alerts and a daily video bulletin.
Have a WhatsApp chain message you want factchecked? La Silla Vacía’s WhatsApp Detector first wants you to commit to spreading the factcheck to your friends.
Quer verificar os factos de uma cadeia de mensagens do WhatsApp? Primeiro, o “Detector WhatsApp” do La Silla Vacía quer que se comprometa a partilhar a verificação de factos com os seus amigos.
¿Quieres que un grupo de periodistas revise si una cadena de Whatsapp es real? El Detector de WhatsApp de la Silla Vacía te puede ayudar, con la condición que de compartas la información verificada entre tus contactos.
News outlets are adjusting their strategies as users migrate to more closed messaging platforms.
A big step forward for news bots, new sharing tools, and Facebook Live goes pro.
“I can’t imagine many stronger indications of one’s desire to engage with a news organization than adding it as a contact in their address book.”
The startup is using text messages to provide coverage of the presidential primaries.